Allister Stella Gray

Long, pointed buds open to light yellow blooms with a dark yellow center. The beautiful blowsy, quartered flowers change colo as they age. Thin canes hold few prickles, and the foliage is a healthy dark green. It needs time to establish itself but will grow into a vigorous shrub, sometimes as high as 10 feet. There are few roses that will bloom so continuously, displaying cascades of beautifully formed blossoms in full sun. He should be deadheaded regularly. Zones 5-10.

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Rose Stats

  • Class NameNoisette
  • IntroductionIntroduced in United Kingdom by A. Paul & Son in 1894 as 'Alister Stella Gray'.
  • SizeHeight of 6' 7" to 16' 5" (200 to 500 cm)
  • Zone7
  • ColorBuff / White
  • Scentvery
  • Bloom Size2.5"
  • BreederGray
  • Repeat BloomYes
  • Year Introduced1894

Description

Noisette, Tea Noisette.
Light yellow, yellow highlights, ages to cream . Moderate, sweet fragrance. 20 to 40 petals. Average diameter 2.25″. Medium, full (26-40 petals), cluster-flowered, in small clusters, in large clusters bloom form. Blooms in flushes throughout the season. Long, pointed buds.
Tall, climbing. Small, glossy, dense foliage.
Height of 6′ 7″ to 16′ 5″ (200 to 500 cm). Width of up to 10′ (up to 305 cm).
USDA zone 5b through 10b. Can be used for cut flower, hedge, pillar or shrub. Very vigorous. prefers dry climates.
Diploid

Additional information

Weight3 lbs
Size

Gallon, Quart